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New York Giants Plan to Target Guards in Free Agency: Report
February 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that injuries and inconsistency along the offensive line led to the New York Giants' offensive downfall in 2013. And as much blame has been placed on the shoulders of quarterback Eli Manning, there was only so much he could do with little or no blocking in...

New York Giants Defense Rebounds in 20-7 Victory Over High-Powered San Diego Chargers
February 16th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...

Dallas Cowboys Rally Late, Defeat New York Giants 31-28 on Monday Night Football: Re-Living History
February 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
"Re-Living History" is the latest Giants 101 offseason feature and a chance for long-time New York Giants fans to experience a part of their youth all over again. Each Sunday, we'll sit down and re-watch a historical game in full and write a subsequent game recap/review in real time. Knowledge...

New York Giants’ Terrell Thomas Named to USA Today’s 2013 All-Joe Team
January 24th, 2014 at 10:57 AM
New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas may have been overlooked by the Pro Football Writers of America when they chose San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers as their 2013 Comeback Player of the Year, but he wasn't overlooked by USA Today when they revealed their 22nd Annual All-Joe Team. Thomas, along...

San Diego Chargers’ Philip Rivers, not Terrell Thomas, Named PFWA Comeback Player of the Year
January 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Pro Football Writers of America named their 2013 Comeback Player of the Year Award on Friday, and the recipient may not be who many expected. Despite an impressive comeback by Tampa Bay Buccaneers CB Darrelle Revis and an even more impressive, and highly improbable comeback by New York Giants...

Poor Eli Manning: NFL Regular Season Week 14
December 13th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants’ Justin Tuck: “We Didn’t Play Together”
December 9th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
When the New York Giants crumbled down the stretch a season ago, the team was left searching for answers. Ultimately, they found none and the common excuse became "we just didn't play together." Ironically, following an embarrassing 37-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers on Sunday afternoon, defensive end Justin...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: We Have Three Games Left to Regain Some Respectability
December 9th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants were embarrassed on Sunday at the hands of the San Diego Chargers. Shamed, even. Knowing full well they had to win to keep any slim and lingering playoff chances alive, Big Blue came out flat and took a sound beating by the team Eli Manning once refused...

San Diego Chargers Destroy New York Giants 37-14; Big Blue Eliminated from Playoffs
December 8th, 2013 at 7:30 PM
The New York Giants went into Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers completely aware that losing was a non-option; something that was only compounded following a Philadelphia Eagles victory earlier in the day. But when kickoff finally arrived, the urgency just wasn't there. From the onset, it was clear that...

New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs, Listed as Doubtful, Makes Trip to San Diego
December 7th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs may be listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers, but when the team boarded their flight on Saturday morning, B-Jac was there along with them. Whether or not that means he'll be a go come Sunday remains to be seen,...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Believes Jason Pierre-Paul Will Play Again in 2013
December 7th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul was officially ruled out against the San Diego Chargers on Friday, making it the second consecutive week he's been unable to play as a result of a lingering shoulder injury. And while both he and the team are trying to avoid a season-ending...

New York Giants’ Corey Webster & Jason Pierre-Paul Out; Brandon Jacobs Doubtful Vs. Chargers
December 6th, 2013 at 1:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants released their final injury report on Friday, and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul will miss his second straight game due to a lingering shoulder injury. Additionally, despite practicing for the second consecutive week, cornerback Corey Webster (ankle) has also been officially ruled out against the San...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell Impressed with Play, Fearlessness of Jayron Hosley
December 6th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
It had been a while since New York Giants cornerback Jayron Hosley saw some consistent playing time, but with injuries riddling the secondary, the second-year player out of Virginia Tech got the start alongside of Prince Amukamara last week against the Washington Redskins. And although it was only his second...

San Diego Chargers’ Mike McCoy Wary of New York Giants’ Pass Rush
December 6th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may rank near the bottom of the league in sacks, but San Diego Chargers head coach Mike McCoy remains wary of their pass rush nonetheless.  Although they aren't quite the daunting tandem they once were, the Big Blue pass rush still has a historical reputation that many...

New York Giants TE Brandon Myers Misses Thursday Practice with Groin Injury
December 5th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
It took Brandon Myers quite some time to adjust to the New York Giants offense, but after two straight solid games, he appeared to finally be coming around. For that reason, and given how the season has gone for Big Blue, it seems only fitting that he'd suddenly come down...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning “Forgot” Why He Didn’t Want to Play for San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
It's been 10 long years since quarterback Eli Manning, then fresh out of Ole Miss, refused to play for the San Diego Chargers, who drafted him No. 1 overall. And despite all the time that has passed, Manning still refuses to discuss or divulge what, exactly, drove him to demand...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul not Shutting It Down This Season: “My Team Needs Me”
December 4th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** While New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul is hoping to avoid offseason shoulder surgery, he told the media on Wednesday that he's not yet willing to shut it down for the season. The Giants, too, have been open about trying to avoid that. "Shutting it down is not in...

Poor Eli Manning: NFL Regular Season Week 6
October 16th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

Former New York Giants GM Ernie Accorsi Says Eli Manning Has Reached Derek Jeter Status
June 20th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** It may be hard to believe, but Eli Manning is entering his 10th season as New York Giants quarterback. And over the past decade, the cool as a cucumber Eli has done little else but win -- including two Super Bowl titles -- while representing his team about as...

Dwight Freeney to Sign with San Diego Chargers, not “Broke” New York Giants
May 18th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Dwight Freeney said his dream would be to play for the New York Giants. His Father later said his heart was with Big Blue. Alas, that union will not happen and the veteran defensive end has agreed in principle with the San Diego Chargers. So why didn't General Manager Jerry...